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Duke Blue Devils Primed to Dominate During March Madness, Oddsmakers Say

Duke Blue Devils Primed to Dominate During March Madness, Oddsmakers Say

Jon Sofen - February 12th, 2019
Zion Williamson and Duke won’t be stopped next month during March Madness, if you believe what the Vegas handicappers project. But you can’t pencil them in as the 2019 men’s […]
Nevada Super Bowl Betting Revenue Down as TV Ratings Plunge

Nevada Super Bowl Betting Revenue Down as TV Ratings Plunge

Jon Sofen - February 5th, 2019
If you fell asleep or changed the channel during Super Bowl LIII, you weren’t the only one. Not only did Nevada see its first year-over-year betting revenue decline on the […]
Low-Scoring Super Bowl Anything But Boring for Gamblers with Prop Bet Action

Low-Scoring Super Bowl Anything But Boring for Gamblers with Prop Bet Action

CardsChat News - February 4th, 2019
The New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in the lowest scoring Super Bowl in history, providing few thrills for fans but plenty of opportunities for gamblers who […]
Poker Player Richard Seymour Misses Pro Football HOF Cut, Watches Former Team Win Super Bowl

Poker Player Richard Seymour Misses Pro Football HOF Cut, Watches Former Team Win Super Bowl

Jon Sofen - February 3rd, 2019
A panel of voters refused to induct Richard Seymour, now a poker player, into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend. But the long-time New England Patriots defensive lineman […]
Some Americans Outside Nevada Can Legally Bet on Super Bowl for First Time

Some Americans Outside Nevada Can Legally Bet on Super Bowl for First Time

Jon Sofen - February 2nd, 2019
Each year, millions outside Nevada wager on the Super Bowl…illegally. But this year, thanks to a 2018 Supreme Court ruling to overturn a federal ban on sports betting, residents and […]
Super Bowl Prop Bets: Will MVP Praise God? What Song Will Maroon 5 Sing First at Halftime?

Super Bowl Prop Bets: Will MVP Praise God? What Song Will Maroon 5 Sing First at Halftime?

Jon Sofen - January 30th, 2019
The song Maroon 5 chooses to open its halftime set is just one of many odd Super Bowl prop bets you can make this weekend. Prop betting is a pastime […]
Former WSOP Commish, Epic Poker League Boss Jeffrey Pollack Named President of XFL

Former WSOP Commish, Epic Poker League Boss Jeffrey Pollack Named President of XFL

Jon Sofen - January 22nd, 2019
Jeffrey Pollack, Chairman of the disgraced Epic Poker League (EPL), was named president and chief operating officer of the XFL, an upcoming professional football league founded by World Wrestling Federation […]
Super Bowl Odds: Rams Open as Slight Favorite, But Bettors Back Patriots

Super Bowl Odds: Rams Open as Slight Favorite, But Bettors Back Patriots

CardsChat News - January 21st, 2019
After a wild Sunday that saw both conference finals go to overtime, the New England Patriots were initially posted as slight underdogs to the Los Angeles Rams in the 2019 […]
Betting Odds for NFL Championship Weekend Gives Chiefs and Saints Slight Edge

Betting Odds for NFL Championship Weekend Gives Chiefs and Saints Slight Edge

CardsChat Tournament News - January 18th, 2019
The NFL’s Championship Games are set to kick off Sunday afternoon, and the betting odds suggest a thrilling and tight slate of games on tap. In the AFC, the Kansas […]
Jason Somerville Takes it to the Mat With UFC Legend Forrest Griffin (Video)

Jason Somerville Takes it to the Mat With UFC Legend Forrest Griffin (Video)

CardsChat News - January 3rd, 2019
It isn’t taking long for PokerStars to capitalize on its new partnership with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Jason Somerville, the poker streamer who’s known best for battling in the […]
Latest Super Bowl Odds: Saints and Chiefs Favored to Meet in the Big Game

Latest Super Bowl Odds: Saints and Chiefs Favored to Meet in the Big Game

CardsChat Tournament News - January 2nd, 2019
The road to the Super Bowl has been set, and the posted playoff odds give the New Orleans Saints and the Kansas City Chiefs the best chance of meeting in […]